Teacher Fly Pattern

Teacher Fly Pattern

Hook - Mustad #94840
Size - #12 - #14
Thread - black 6/0
Tail - deer body hair, tied at the hook bend so that it flairs
Body - deer body hair tied around shank of hook, extending over the bend in the hook, for the tail.
Rib - bring the thread forward in a crisscross pattern
Hackle - brown & grizzly, mixed

Comment - The late Boyd Senter is the originator of this great floater. Boyd was a professional musician. He retired to Mio, Michigan where he ran a tackle shop for several years. Fish with larger sizes in the summer and smaller sizes in the fall. Submitted by Tom Deschaine.